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Celebrate PLATO's 30th_Anniversary

  • Weds, October 18, 1:30 - 4:30 pm  at the Lussier Family Heritage Center 
    members $15, guests of member $20.
    With: Social hour, live entertainment, get-acquainted tables, & PLATO presentations

October 3

PLATO Offers 54 Courses in Fall 2017

PLATO will be offering a full slate of courses this fall, several on new topics and a few in new locations. Check out our schedule, and plan to try something new in fall!

 Lecture: We Gotta Get Out  of This Place

Nov. 15: Lecture by Doug Bradley, a Madison based Vietnam veteran, a distinguished lecturer and academic staff emeritus, UW-Madison, who has written and taught extensively about his Vietnam, and post-Vietnam.... experiences.

Friday, October 13th
9:30 am to 11:30 am

     Westside Breakfast      Gathering

We will meet on the second floor of the Cafe Hollander for breakfast and socializing.  This is our first Westside Breakfast - join us each 2nd Friday of the month and help make it a social success.  Ask for the PLATO Party.

Diversity Committee Recommended Read

The 1995 book by sociologist James W. Loewen, It critically examines twelve popular American high school history textbooks and concludes that the textbook authors propagate false, Eurocentric and mythologized views of American history.

        Now Available:          The AGORA, Vol. 5

We have published Volume 5, 2017 of the Agora, the literary journal created by and for PLATO members.  Every member will have received a copy of this journal to enjoy. Here are two selections.


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For more info about PLATO contact:

Louise Fowler
UW-Madison Continuing Studies
21 N. Park St, 7th Floor, Madison, WI 53715

Phone: 608-262-5823
Fax: 608-265-4555

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